Event Report: Billings


SILVANO ALVES went 1 for 3 this weekend and despite qualifying for the event final round he aggravated a previously injured rib cage and held himself out. He is probable for Des Moines. Silvano earned 5 points and his currently 24th in the PBR world standings with 549.16 points.

DOUGLAS DUNCAN went 0 for 3 this weekend and is currently 41st in the world standings with 175 points. If he fails to qualify for the upcoming BFTS Des Moines, he will compete in Winston-Salem, NC at the BlueDEF tour event Saturday April 23.

JESS LOCKWOOD went 3 for 4 on the weekend highlighted by a perfect Sunday sweeping round 3 and the event championship round in route to winning the event. His final round 90.5 on Modified Clyde was his first 90 pt. ride of his career. With two more round wins this weekend, Jess has won four rounds in his first three events. Jess earned an incredible 745 points with the win and improved to 14th in the PBR world standings with 1245.83 points.



The Des Moines Invitational presented by Cooper Tires is the next stop for the BFTS as the PBR moves to Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA Saturday April 23 and Sunday April 24. Event local start times are 7:00 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. CT. PBR LIVE will stream the event in real time with Round 1 Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. ET, Round 2 followed by the event championship round Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET. PBR LIVE is now available at no charge to all fans and media. Visit www.PBR.com/live to view.

CBS Sports Network will air select Round 2 rides and the championship round Sunday April 24 at 8:00 p.m. ET.